The table below looks at the statistics for WinRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WinRunner over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WinRunner
Rank 619 614 586
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Permanent jobs citing WinRunner 7 14 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.031% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.093% 0.20% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 58
Average salary £36,500 £55,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.63% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
WinRunner
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7520 7166 7552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.43% 16.10% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6307 6038 6593
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

WinRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WinRunner across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WinRunner Jobs Demand Trend in London

WinRunner
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinRunner across the London region.

WinRunner Salary Trend in London

WinRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing WinRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinRunner.

1 24 (80.00%) QA
2 20 (66.67%) Selenium
3 18 (60.00%) Finance
4 16 (53.33%) C#
4 16 (53.33%) SQL
5 15 (50.00%) .NET
5 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (46.67%) Test Scripting
7 12 (40.00%) Degree
7 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 12 (40.00%) WebDriver
8 11 (36.67%) Web Services
9 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
10 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
10 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 9 (30.00%) TestComplete
10 9 (30.00%) Analytics
10 9 (30.00%) Ranorex
10 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (30.00%) OO
10 9 (30.00%) RAD
10 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
10 9 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (26.67%) Back Office
11 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
11 8 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (23.33%) Derivative

WinRunner
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing WinRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WinRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Selenium
2 12 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 9 (30.00%) Ranorex
3 9 (30.00%) TestComplete
3 9 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (20.00%) FitNesse
4 6 (20.00%) QARun
4 6 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 2 (6.67%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) PVCS
6 2 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Back Office
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
4 4 (13.33%) Banking
5 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (6.67%) Front Office
7 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Tester
2 15 (50.00%) QA Analyst
3 13 (43.33%) Test Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Consultant
4 9 (30.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Test Consultant
4 9 (30.00%) QA Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) .NET Consultant
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Tester
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (3.33%) QA Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) Web Services
3 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
1 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Derivative
3 6 (20.00%) iPad
3 6 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 6 (20.00%) Equities
3 6 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (13.33%) Credit Risk
5 3 (10.00%) EPoS
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (46.67%) Test Scripting
2 12 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 9 (30.00%) Analytics
4 9 (30.00%) OO
4 9 (30.00%) RAD
5 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
6 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.00%) CRM
9 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.00%) E-business
9 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
10 2 (6.67%) ETL
10 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C#
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) HND
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) hybris
2 2 (6.67%) Demandware
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Cognos